Endoscopic subureteral glutaraldehyde cross-linked collagen injection for the treatment of secondary vesicoureteral reflux: comparison with primary vesicoureteral reflux in adults.

@article{Inoue2000EndoscopicSG,
  title={Endoscopic subureteral glutaraldehyde cross-linked collagen injection for the treatment of secondary vesicoureteral reflux: comparison with primary vesicoureteral reflux in adults.},
  author={Kazuo Inoue and Takahisa Nakamoto and Akihiro Usui and Tsuguru Usui},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2000},
  volume={164 2},
  pages={336-9}
}
PURPOSE We assessed the effectiveness of endoscopic subureteral glutaraldehyde cross-linked collagen injection for treating vesicoureteral reflux in patients with vesicoureteral disorders. MATERIALS AND METHODS All 51 ureters studied had grade II or greater vesicoureteral reflux. We treated 18 patients (24 refluxing ureters) with secondary and 17 adults (27 refluxing ureters) with primary vesicoureteral reflux. The primary group served as controls to establish normal urination. A total of 14… CONTINUE READING